Dr. Saghar Khodabakhsh
Associate, White & Case LLP
Dr. Saghar Khodabakhsh holds a PhD in Chemical Physics from Imperial College London and is a qualified Solicitor of England Wales.
At just 22, Dr. Khodabakhsh was elected as a Fellow of Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge, to conduct research on novel high-efficiency photovoltaics (PVs) using nanotechnology. Her passion for developments in the renewable energy sector led her to train as a lawyer whilst still actively leading her research group at Cambridge. She later joined White & Case LLP as a Project Finance Lawyer.
Dr. Khodabakhsh has worked on a number of deals in the renewable energy sector across Europe and the Middle East where she was, until very recently, based before her return to London.